ORCID for DSpace
Grant awarded to @mire and University of Missouri
ORCID Adoption & Integration program
WHAT IS ORCID?
Solving the problem of linking researchers and
their professional activities
By creating an international unique and persistent
identiﬁer scheme, embedded in works metadata
Supported by a non-proﬁt institution and large
buyin from research funders, publishers and academia.
POTENTIAL FOR REPOSITORIES
Highly automated repository deposit
Easier cross-institution information exchange
Store things, not strings
FIRST IMPLEMENTATION PLAN
Integrate ORCID lookup with item submission
and admin item edit
Store additional ORCID metadata separately
from the DSpace metadata scheme
Integrate ORCID functionality into the DSpace
batch item spreadsheet editing.
Show prototype at ORCID meeting
Finalization of all deliverables
Inclusion into DSpace 5.0